Horror film aesthetics
creating the visual language of fear
by Thomas M. Sipos
McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers
Written in English.
About the Book
"A practical "how to" guide for horror filmmakers, this book analyzes how cinematic tools such as acting, makeup, costuming, set décor, framing, cinematography, lighting, editing, and sound are used to create horror on screen. The guide explores aesthetic and creative considerations in conveying fear, suspense, and dread by examining scenes from popular genre films"--Provided by publisher.
Table of Contents
|Defining the genre|
|Framing the image|
|Photographing the image|
|Lighting the image|
|Editing the image|
|Putting sound to the image|
|The appeals of horror.|
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Dewey Decimal Class||791.43/6164|
|Library of Congress||PN1995.9.H6 S485 2010|
The Physical Object
|LC Control Number||2010013729|
History Created November 29, 2010 ·
|November 29, 2010||Created by ImportBot||Initial record created, from Library of Congress MARC record.|